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Arrowhead Striped Afghan

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Some Experience Necessary
Project Courtesy of: Caron

Additional Information

Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Caron United (4 oz/113 g; 290 yds/265 m):
    • Color A Dark Grey Heather - 4 balls
    • Color B Soft Grey Heather - 6 balls
    • Color C White - 6 balls
  • Crochet hook - size 5 mm (U.S. H/8) or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Scissors
  • Tape measure

MEASUREMENTS:

Approx 44” x 66” [112 x 168 cm], excluding fringe.

GAUGE:

13 sc and 14 rows = 4” [10 cm].

DIRECTIONS:

Note: Afghan is worked sideways.

Ch 3 at beg of rows counts as dc throughout.
Stripe Pat
With A, work 2 rows.
With B, work 4 rows.
With A, work 2 rows.
With C, work 4 rows.
These 12 rows form Stripe Pat.
(Ch 4+2).
With A, ch 202 loosely.
1st row: 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (counts as 2 dc). *Skip next 3 ch. 1 tr in next ch. Working behind tr just made, 1 dc in each skipped ch. Rep from * to last 2 ch. 1 dc in each of next 2 ch. Turn.
2nd row: Ch 3. 1 dc in next dc. *Skip next 3 dc. 1 tr in next tr. Working in front of tr just made, 1 dc in each skipped dc. Rep from * to last 2 dc. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. Join B. Break A. Turn.
3rd row: With B, ch 3. 1 dc in next dc. *Skip next 3 dc. 1 tr in next tr. Working behind tr just made, 1 dc in each skipped dc. Rep from * to last 2 dc. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. Turn.
4th row: As 2nd row.
First 4 rows of Stripe Pat are complete.
Keeping cont in Stripe Pat, rep 3rd and 4th rows until work from beg measures approx 44” [112 cm], ending with 2 rows of A. Fasten off.

Fringe
Cut 12" [30.5 cm] lengths of yarn. Taking 6 strands tog, knot into fringe evenly along short ends of the Afghan, matching colors to stripes as shown in picture. Trim ends evenly.

ABBREVIATIONS:

Approx = Approximately
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain
Cont = Continue
Dc = Double crochet
Pat = Pattern
Rep = Repeat
Tog = Together
Tr = Treble crochet

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